Burning off the dross

December 29, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Proverbs 16:1,3,9 Planning

Downtime between holidays means few interruptions – a great time to review the passing year and plan the upcoming year with my family. See if we can’t all get on the same page.  Blogging, commenting and updating will be light … Continue reading

December 28, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Still setting up shop

After transitioning to WordPress, I’m playing catch-up with plugin/widgets etc. Recent upgrade to WP 2.7 is very nice.

December 24, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Tweeting & Creativity

Okay – so I succumbed and joined twitter last evening – it’s easy to see N-connections across the web, and for twitter following it’s completely unclear why they’re connected, other than someone traversing a pool (node) of followers and deciding … Continue reading

December 21, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Chanukah Confrontations

Chanukah begins tonight, and I wish all my Jewish friends Happy Chanukah! Several years ago, I had a little exchange with the Velveteen Rabbi.  Obviously our world-views clashed, (she’s socially liberal, I’m conservative… etc.) but it lead to some very … Continue reading

December 12, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Culture war

The culture war is a war against ignorance and insanity. Some gratefully label themselves ignorant while others repeatedly prove they are within their own moral universe through delusional denial and semantic sophistry, such as exhibited by Colmes and Obama. No … Continue reading

December 8, 2008
by Chris Arsenault
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Out with the trash

Some people find this hilarious – others find it offensive. First off – the commercial is not a brief offhand joke or cute play upon the idea – it’s a mini-movie, an advertising campaign with a specific objective: selling JC … Continue reading